The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 98 96
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 2 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 1.01% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% 3.55% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 14
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year - +9.48%  

Mac OS X is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 379 423 501
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 30.47% 28.48% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 274 335 434
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Mac OS X in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) C
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) Intel
4 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Apple
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Automotive
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Automotive
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Product Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Products Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS3
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
1 5 (35.71%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCA
2 2 (14.29%) CCEA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Intel
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Dell